byKornete, Mara; Mason, Edward S.; Piccirillo, Ciriaco A.
This article is from Frontiers in Endocrinology, volume 4.AbstractThere is increasing evidence that dysregulated immune responses play key roles in the pathogenesis and complications of type 1 but also type 2 diabetes. Indeed, chronic inflammation and autoimmunity, which are salient features of type 1 diabetes, are now believed to actively contribute to the pathogenesis of type 2 diabetes. The accumulation of activated innate and adaptive immune cells in various metabolic tissues results in the... Source: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3691561